Track & Field
Duke Track & Field BIO
Honors: Outdoor ACC Champion (High Jump - 2012)...Outdoor All-East (High Jump - 2011, 2012)...Outdoor All-ACC Academic (2012)...ACC Academic Honor Roll (2012)
2012-13: Indoors, the high jump specialist only competed twice throughout the season; clearing a season-best 6-10.25 (2.09) to finish tied for sixth at the ACC Indoor Championships…did not compete during the outdoor season.
2011-12: Indoors, injured for the majority of the season but did compete in the high jump at the Hokie Invitational where he cleared 6-6.25 (1.99) to finish 10th...outdoors, finished first at the ACC Outdoor Championship with a personal-best clearance of 7-3.75 (2.23)...second on Duke's all-time list..cleared 7-0.50 at the IC4A Championships to finish in second place and earn All-East honors...battling injury, finished 38th at the NCAA First Round...named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
2010-11: Made his Duke debut indoors at the Virginia Tech Invitational, where he took eighth in the high jump at 6-8.25...cleared 7-0.25 in the preliminaries at the Armory Collegiate for a personal best...that performance ranks second on Duke's all-time list...placed sixth at the ACC Indoor Championships with a leap of 6-10.75... outdoors, set a personal record with a 6-11.5 clearance in the high jump at the Penn Relays...that mark ranks second all-time among Duke athletes...tied for fifth at the ACC Outdoor Championships with a mark of 6-9.5...notched his highest finish of the season at the Duke Twilight, placing third with a leap of 6-8.25...cleared 6-10.75 at the IC4A Championships to finish fifth, earning All-East honors and helping Duke capture the team title...registered a clearance of 6-9.0 to take 16th at the NCAA First Round.
Prior to Duke: Lettered four years at Conestoga...placed first at the Central League Championships in the high jump as a junior and senior...finished third in the high jump at the PIAA District I Championships in 2009...earned first team All-Main Line honors...named honorable mention All-South Eastern Pennsylvania and first team All-Central League as a senior...member of the first-place 4x400m team at the Central League Championships...came in eighth place at the PIAA District I Championships in both the high jump and the 4x400m also lettered in soccer...served as president of the chess team...member of the National Honor Society and the National Society of High School Scholars...U.S. Army Reserve National Scholar-Athlete Award recipient
Personal: Son of Helen and Roger Krone...born Sept. 24, 1991...has one brother, David, and one sister...majoring in mechanical engineering.